Frodeno signs with Hoka One One

April 1st, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Gear, News, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

The Frodo running shoe sweepstakes has been decided as Hoka One One adds more firepower to its Ironman sponsorship.


Mortals get to run in Frodeno’s fast shoes – Asics launches the Metaracer

March 31st, 2020 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Feature, Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

Jan Frodeno’s Kona prototype comes to market.


Buyer’s Guide: Tri-Friendly Running Shoes

March 27th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

From our 2020 Buyer’s Gude, shoe suggestions for triathletes hitting the roads this spring.


Will prototype shoes be banned from triathlon racing?

February 6th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Gear, News, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

The International Triathlon Union technical committee is discussing the recent World Athletics ban on prototype shoes and new standards – a decision is expected soon.


Could Nike’s Vaporfly shoes be banned from triathlon racing?

January 20th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

According to the ITU, they will follow the IAAF’s lead if they choose to ban Nike’s high-end shoes that appear to have helped spur on a dramatic drop in marathon times over the last 18 months.


Frodeno’s fast footwear

October 14th, 2019 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

He was a few kilometres into the marathon of the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, when Germany’s Jan Frodeno saw the first of his countrymen to have won the Ironman World Championship, Thomas […]


Great new all-round trainer: New Balance 870 V5

July 4th, 2019 by Nate Walsh | Posted in Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

New Balance has a new shoe with light cushioning stability The newly released New Balance 870v5 is a light cushioning stability running shoe. It is lightweight with the men’s shoe weighing 273 grams and […]


The new Nike shoe lineup

June 20th, 2019 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes, Shoes | No Comments »

The series features the Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 36, Nike Zoom Pegasus Turbo 2, Nike Zoom Fly 3 and Nike ZoomX Vaporfly NEXT%.


Review: Saucony Ride ISO 2

May 8th, 2019 by Cam Mitchell | Posted in Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes, Shoes | No Comments »

Saucony’s second edition of the Ride ISO features a number improvements, including a more responsive midsole and updated upper


Hoka One One show off their new Carbon X shoe with a 50-mile world record

May 6th, 2019 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Run Gear, Run Shoes, Shoes | No Comments »

At 8.5 oz., the Carbon X shoe is exceptionally light, and Hoka believes it has the right combination of lightness, foam and a carbon-fibre plate